6.00.3790.4539 (srv03_sp2_gdr.090626-1428) 0.02%
6.00.2900.6168 (xpsp_sp3_gdr.111101-1829) 0.02%
6.00.2900.5969 (xpsp_sp3_qfe.100416-1736) 0.02%
6.00.2900.5512 (xpsp.080413-2105) 81.04%
6.00.2900.5512 (xpsp.080413-2105) 2.89%
6.00.2900.5512 (xpsp.080413-2105) 0.02%
6.00.2900.5512 (xpsp.080413-2105) 0.02%
6.00.2900.2995 (xpsp.060913-0019) 12.84%
6.00.2900.2853 (xpsp_sp2_gdr.060220-1746) 3.13%
6.00.2900.2518 (xpsp_sp2_gdr.040919-1056) 0.02%



Shell Browser UI Library by Microsoft

Remove BROWSEUI.dll
This is a Windows system installed file with Windows File Protection (WFP) enabled.


There are 10 versions of browseui.dll in the wild, the latest version being 6.00.3790.4539 (srv03_sp2_gdr.090626-1428). It is integrated as a plugin to Internet Explorer and will load for each instance of IE. The average file size is about 1001.7 KB. Some variations of the file have been seen to be installed with the program Windows Internet Explorer 8 from Microsoft Corporation.

What is browseui.dll?

BrowseUI.dll is responsible for the browser user interface, including the browser chrome, which houses all the menus and toolbars. Maintains an updated list of computers on the network and supplies this list to computers designated as browsers.


File name:browseui.dll
Publisher:Microsoft Corporation
Product name:Shell Browser UI Library
Description:Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Typical file path:C:\Windows\System32\browseui.dll

ResourcesPrograms installed in

(Note, the programs listed below are for all versions of Shell Browser UI Library.)
Microsoft Corporation
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(Note, the behaviors below are for all versions of browseui.dll, select a unique version for details.)
Internet Explorer shell browsers
  • CLSID: {01E04581-4EEE-11D0-BFE9-00AA005B4383}
Internet Explorer web browsers
Located in the registry at 'SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar\WebBrowser'
  • CLSID: {01E04581-4EEE-11D0-BFE9-00AA005B4383}
Shared task scheduler
  • {8C7461EF-2B13-11d2-BE35-3078302C2030}
  • {438755C2-A8BA-11D1-B96B-00A0C90312E1}
Search handlers
  • WebSearch
  • ShellSearch
Approved shell extensions
Located in the registry at 'SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Shell Extensions\Approved'
  • 'Shell Search Band' with CLSID {21569614-B795-46b1-85F4-E737A8DC09AD}
  • 'Configuración de carpeta global' with CLSID {EF8AD2D1-AE36-11D1-B2D2-006097DF8C11}
  • 'Asistencia al usuario' with CLSID {DD313E04-FEFF-11d1-8ECD-0000F87A470C}
  • 'Shell Rebar BandSite' with CLSID {ECD4FC4D-521C-11D0-B792-00A0C90312E1}
  • 'Barra de escritorio Shell' with CLSID {ECD4FC4C-521C-11D0-B792-00A0C90312E1}
  • 'Shell DeskBarApp' with CLSID {3CCF8A41-5C85-11d0-9796-00AA00B90ADF}
  • 'Menú de sitio de bandas Shell' with CLSID {ECD4FC4E-521C-11D0-B792-00A0C90312E1}
  • 'Contenedor de la Lista múltiple de Microsoft' with CLSID {00BB2765-6A77-11D0-A535-00C04FD7D062}
  • 'Lista autocompleta de la carpeta Shell de Microsoft' with CLSID {03C036F1-A186-11D0-824A-00AA005B4383}
  • 'Lista autocompleta de la historia de Microsoft' with CLSID {00BB2764-6A77-11D0-A535-00C04FD7D062}
  • 'Barra de progreso emergente' with CLSID {acf35015-526e-4230-9596-becbe19f0ac9}
  • 'Accessible' with CLSID {7e653215-fa25-46bd-a339-34a2790f3cb7}
  • 'Lista autocompleta MRU personalizada' with CLSID {6935DB93-21E8-4ccc-BEB9-9FE3C77A297A}
  • 'Lista autocompleta MRU' with CLSID {6756A641-DE71-11d0-831B-00AA005B4383}
  • 'TridentImageExtractor' with CLSID {7376D660-C583-11d0-A3A5-00C04FD706EC}
  • 'Autocompletar de Microsoft' with CLSID {00BB2763-6A77-11D0-A535-00C04FD7D062}
  • 'Cuadro de la dirección' with CLSID {A08C11D2-A228-11d0-825B-00AA005B4383}
  • '&Dirección' with CLSID {01E04581-4EEE-11d0-BFE9-00AA005B4383}
  • 'Utilidad de opciones del árbol de Registro' with CLSID {AF4F6510-F982-11d0-8595-00AA004CD6D8}
  • 'Búsqueda Web' with CLSID {07798131-AF23-11d1-9111-00A0C98BA67D}
  • 'Búsqueda en panel' with CLSID {169A0691-8DF9-11d1-A1C4-00C04FD75D13}
  • 'Banda del explorador de Microsoft' with CLSID {7BA4C742-9E81-11CF-99D3-00AA004AE837}

VersionsAll file variations of browseui.dll

MD5SHA-1File size
f257b49f23acbf4d627ca375a05a8582 07410307077ea8ffe80427e19de2586a8a7f18c0 1009 KB
7b2caccebda63cd6a6c70beed2c8cd9f 0faf61771c124d10edd1409128577c07da1c13dd 1001 KB
c10a2575d009d0ef3adba4f1ed848ed7 a75e17b84dbb492172b6ff3c14ba64eb3febb7a7 1010 KB
e392e172687be172f8600c5f41ab03d9 031921b707e9622ecefb5cd6e1941119c411d4c9 1001 KB
9d1b9d44b56df4eeb92818685fdb53d5 fac0797d1cfef40cf7bbe48c17a30528e603653b 1001 KB
0f85769afae4fb055e0bbef7ef706149 b62a866ca53c3d0121692b3b57ecb882a6cd9c52 1002.5 KB
71025a944e0aaf03549998c017cfcc7c 877989a00387fe23b0fb6b4a7f61ced3233118ee 1001.5 KB
b99ff349bf53bd91fbddcd6b1ede8980 d898fac9a4282fe34c8e0d9ad50202f25b328b05 999 KB
c35078e30cc641c940203919d501793c 4d2269fe4fce6f3e56d41c14734aff020f27ba98 999 KB
84c4b096044b015707183c19df338417 e04b0d5d5088644895256256d04e0cf92ea78d66 993 KB

Windows OS versionsDistribution by Windows OS

OS versiondistribution
Microsoft Windows XP 100.00%

Distribution by countryDistribution by country

United States installs about 41.75% of Shell Browser UI Library.

OEM distributionDistribution by PC manufacturer

PC Manufacturerdistribution
Dell 39.21%
Toshiba 13.07%
Sahara 13.07%
Compaq 12.67%
Hewlett-Packard 12.08%
Intel 3.56%
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